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Call for Papers and Submission Process

Empirical and conceptual research papers related to the theme of the conference and the two additional special track sessions are welcomed.

Please find additional information about them here:

We welcome empirical and conceptual papers related to any topic in international entrepreneurship such as INV/BG Creation and growth, Digital Business Models in IE, Internationalization processes in IE: Networks and patterns of INV, International Entry mode strategies, Cross-national comparisons of internationally-oriented entrepreneurs, International Social Entrepreneurship, Role of Institutional, stakeholders and networks actors in IE , and BG /INV in regional and economic development.

When submitting a paper, please feel free to indicate if you wish to present a paper in one of the three special track sessions.

Paper submission format and details

Conference Papers

Submission deadline

Extended abstract by April 16, 2019

Submission format

Extended abstracts should be approximately 800 words

Submission instructions

Please email your abstracts in Word format to


Authors of accepted papers will be notified by May 6, 2019

Submission deadline for full papers

June 16, 2019

Submission format

Complete papers should be between 6,000–8,000 words


Publication Opportunities

This conference will follow the practice of previous conferences and will aim to publish a cohesive set of articles in an edited volume of the McGill International Entrepreneurship Book Series (Publisher: Edward Elgar). In addition to usual publication opportunities, a special issue of the Journal of International Entrepreneurship has been announced (attached and mentioned here). 

We hope some of you will serve as peer reviewers in the process. 

The quality of conference papers submitted in previous years has been of a high standard and authored by leading scholars in this field. For a selected list of publications from past conference papers, see Conference paper authors are also welcome to explore alternative scholarly publishing outlets. For example, leading-edge contributions from previous conferences have appeared in prestigious journals, including Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences, Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, Journal of International Entrepreneurship, Journal of International Management, Journal of International Marketing, Management International Review, and Small Business Economics, among others.

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Last Updated 08.05.2019